Memorial Day 2017 Parades and Cermonies

In the United States of America, Memorial Day is observed as the federal holiday. Every year, it falls on the last Monday of May. The day was formerly known as Decoration Day which is an occasion to decorate the graves of war dead and it is celebrated to commemorate all those men and women who died in the military service for the United States nation. Memorial Day and the long weekend which it creates traditionally marked the commencement of summer season.

Stillwater Memorial Day Parade
When: Fri, May 26, 6:15 PM
Where: Stillwater
The Stillwater Memorial Day Parade will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017 starting at 6:15pm.

Valley Falls Memorial Day Parade
When: Fri, May 26, 6:45 PM
Where: 11 Charles Street, Valley Falls
Each year the communities of the towns of Schaghticoke and Pittstown hold a parade to honor all Americans who have died in service to our country.

South Glens Falls Memorial Day Parade 2017
When: Fri, May 26, 6:00 PM
Where: South Glens Falls
Celebrate Memorial Day with a hometown parade and ceremony in South Glens Falls starting at 6:00pm!

Annual Memorial Day Parade Cookout
When: Fri, May 26, 4:30 PM
Where: Moreau Community Center, 144 Main Street, South Glens Falls
Bring the family, set up a chair and enjoy some delicious food while you watch the parade. Join your Friends & neighbors for our kickoff to BBQ SEASON.

Ballston Spa Memorial Day Parade
When: Sat, May 27, 9:00 AM
Where: Ballston Spa
Ballston Spa’s Memorial Day Parade takes place on Saturday, May 27. Step off is at 9 am.

Voorheesville Memorial Day Parade & Celebration
When: Sat, May 27, 10:00 AM
Where: Voorheesville
Join Voorheesville for the 42nd annual Memorial Day Parade, Children’s Races, Fun Walk, and more!

Lake George Memorial Day Parade 2017
When: Sat, May 27, 11:30 AM
Where: Lake George
Join the Village of Lake George and the Lake George American Legion Post #374 for the 2017 Lake George Memorial Day Parade on Saturday, May 27th, 2017.

Rensselaer Memorial Day Parade
When: Sun, May 28, 1:00 PM
Where: Rensselaer
The ceremonies begin Where: 1:00 pm and the Parade will step off at 2:00 pm. The Parade will begin at The Doane Stuart School at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Forbes Avenue across from the Beverwyck Cemetery.

Memorial Day Ceremony Where: Oakwood Cemetery
When: Sun, May 28, 7:00 PM
Where: Oakwood Cemetery, 50 101st Street, Troy
Oakwood Cemetery proudly honors the service of our nation’s veterans. Our Veterans Memorial Circle and flagpole, located near our main entrance gate, is dedicated to all veterans interred at Oakwood.

Helderberg Kiwanis 56th annual Memorial Day parade
When: Mon, May 29, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Where: Berne
Community observance of Memorial Day with parade featuring bands, floats, antique military vehicles, horses and adult and youth marching groups.

Saratoga Battlefield Honors Memorial Day
When: Mon, May 29, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Where: Saratoga National Historic Park, 648 Rt. 32, Stillwater
Musket firing demonstrations will take place throughout the day, as well as other living history activities which showcase aspects of American soldier and follower life during the Revolutionary War.

Castleton-on-Hudson/Schodack Memorial Day Parade
When: Mon, May 29, 10:00 AM
Where: Castleton-on-Hudson, NY
The annual Castleton-on-Hudson/Schodack Memorial Day Parade will be held on May 29, stepping off at 10 a.m. from Boltwood Avenue.

Sand Lake Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony
When: Mon, May 29, 10:00 AM
Where: Sand Lake
This year’s Sand Lake Memorial Day Parade will be on Monday, May 29, at 10:00am. The Parade route is from Averill Ave. in Westfall Village to the Sand Lake Veteran’s Memorial Park on NYS Route 43.

2017 Albany Memorial Day Parade
When: Mon, May 29, 10:00 AM
Where: Albany
The Albany Memorial Day Parade will begin at 10am on Central Avenue between Partridge Street and the NSY Education Building. This event is hosted by the Tri-county Council of Vietnam Era Veterans.

Memorial Day Ceremonies at Vale Cemetery and Park
When: Mon, May 29, 10:00 AM
Where: Vale Cemetery, 907 State Street, Schenectady
Memorial Day Ceremonies – May 29, 2017 at 10am. Memorial Day was Inaugurated shortly after the Civil War to heal the national wounds of war and Vale Cemetery began its Memorial Day Ceremonies shortly thereafter.

Memorial Day Service at American Legion Post on Grooms Road
When: Mon, May 29, 11:00 AM
Where: American Legion, 275 Grooms Road, Clifton Park
Post Commander, Chuck LaFountain is pleased to invite the Public to attend our Annual Memorial Day Ceremony to be held Where: the American Legion’s Covered Pavilion at 275 Grooms Rd on Monday, May 29th.

Memorial Day Sand Sculpture Contest at Grafton Lakes State Park
When: Mon, May 29, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: Grafton Lakes State Park, 100 Grafton Lakes State Park Way, Cropseyville
Who will bring their best “grain game” to the beach this year? Props and originality get extra points! Register at noon, judging begins Where: 2pm and prizes awarded Where: approximately 3pm.

North Greenbush Memorial Day Parade
When: Mon, May 29, 1:30 PM
Where: North Greenbush, NY
Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May 29th, 1:30pm.

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